Securities, Quantitative Trading Team, VP
London, United Kingdom | Leading Financial Services Company
Functions:Financial Services Professional
Job Description:54 people have viewed this job
You will work in a small team of traders, quants and developers on developing new and maintaining existing commodities trading strategies.
Some projects may involve data science because large datasets are available providing useful insights on most commodities markets.
You will work on cutting edge computer science techniques and tools, using modern software development techniques and tools/languages.
You will work on sophisticated mathematical models and trading strategies.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR
MS or PhD degree in a quantitative field: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics or Engineering.
Strong programming skills and strong knowledge of Linux-based deployments
4 or more years of experience in finance or a cutting edge technology company
Strong expertise in all three of these areas:
Commodities markets and the development of quantitative trading strategies in these markets
Software development in trading or front office role, in particular experience with Python, with knowledge of Java and C/C++
Time series analysis / statistics / machine learning
Prior experience in commodities at another bank or hedge fund.